The Colorado Avalanche lost to the Minnesota Wild tonight 5-2 in their third preseason game in two days. It was a rough game for both teams with a total 13 penalties.
It looked like it was going to be a great start with Alex Newhook getting the first goal early in the first, but former Avalanche Tyson Jost returned the favor with his own goal. Well, two of them actually.
Some thoughts and observations: